New Senate Leadership Appointments Announced
Following the election last week, Senate Republicans met to elect new leadership for the 2011-12 legislative session that will begin in January.
President: Sen. Michael Ellis (R-Neenah)
President Pro Tem: Joe Leibham (R-Sheboygan)
Majority Leader: Sen. Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau)
Assistant Majority Leader: Sen. Glenn Grothman (R-West Bend)
Republican Caucus Chair: Sen. Dan Kapanke (R-La Crosse)
Republican Caucus Vice Chair: Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls)
State Rep. Peter Barca of Kenosha has been elected as leader of Democrats in the next state Assembly. Democrats named Sen. Dave Hansen (D-Green Bay) as assistant minority leader and Sen. Julie Lassa (D-Stevens Point) as caucus chair.
Speaker: Rep. Jeff Fitzgerald (R-Horicon)
Majority Leader: Rep. Scott Suder (R- Abbottsford)
Speaker pro tem: Rep. Bill Kramer (R-Waukesha)
Assistant Majority Leader: Rep. Dan Knodl (R-Germantown)
Caucus Chair: Rep. Scott Gunderson (R-Waterford)
Caucus Vice Chair: Rep. John Murtha (R-Baldwin)
State Rep. Peter Barca of Kenosha has been elected as leader of Democrats in the next state Assembly.
See Hamilton Consulting Group’s Political Tidbits for the complete 2010 Election Results.